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Resident workers - Key statistics

3,327 people or 68.3% of the City of Brimbank's resident workers (Education and Training) have a tertiary qualification.

The local resident workers include all employed people who are resident in the local area regardless of where they work. In other words, it is the people who live locally and therefore have the potential to work locally and is an important resource for the local economy. Their characteristics inform us about the skills that are available locally, even if they are not currently employed in the local economy.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Brimbank20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)4,868100.0100.04,088100.0100.0+780
Males1,36628.130.01,16328.430.7+203
Females3,50672.070.02,92671.669.3+580
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years62012.78.543610.78.1+184
25 - 54 years3,33868.669.02,92671.670.3+412
55 - 64 years77716.018.463815.618.7+139
65 years and over1382.84.1922.32.9+46
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals2,60353.561.72,22754.563.3+376
Community and personal service workers1,03321.215.672317.713.5+310
Clerical and administrative workers59212.29.754913.410.3+43
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,59853.454.82,32656.956.2+272
Part time2,23345.944.41,71141.942.8+522
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2,71455.866.22,16653.063.3+548
Advanced diploma or diploma61312.610.450312.311.2+110
Certificate level54311.29.143410.68.7+109
No qualifications88718.212.783520.414.5+52
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,03521.317.1--------
$500 -$1,7493,17565.262.5--------
$1,750 or more59812.319.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car3,64374.871.03,11776.271.9+526
Public Transport58312.010.442010.38.7+163
Bicycle170.31.8200.51.9-3
Walked only751.53.5892.23.6-14
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,72035.324.81,39434.122.7+326
Speaks a language other than English at home2,11543.418.41,60439.215.3+511
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161984.14.2--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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